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"Seeking Truth From Fact": The Relevant Role of Experimental Models in China's Rural Development

I returned to Suichang last week, although this time not to conduct my own research, but as an assistant to a professor I met at a conference last summer who hired me as a mentor for a group of US undergrad students she lead on a month-long trip across China. 1,984 more words

Rural China

The Place Where Cotton Grows; or, Sometimes You Have to Cross the Road

Greetings, friends, from Sayla, India!

In case you’ve never heard of Sayla, let me introduce you, albeit superficially, by way of rephrasing that last sentence. 1,671 more words

Aga Khan Foundation

Caribbean Regional Briefing: Enhancing regional trade & Adding value to Caribbean agrifood products

The Caribbean Regional Briefing took place from 16 – 18 November 2014 in Grenada. The event, which was organised by CTA, in collaboration with the… 63 more words

Rural Development

Report cites Library and Archives woes, urban-rural library divide

Canadians care “passionately” about their community libraries and archives, but Library and Archives Canada, the font of our national memory, remains demoralized and in desperate need of help, says a report released Thursday by the prestigious Royal Society. 757 more words

Local News

Pruning Cocoa Trees Using Pruning Saw in Esher, St.Mary

Check out these great pics of pruning activities at one of our member farms in Esher, St.Mary. Here Cutter is pruning the cocoa trees using an automatic pruning saw. 32 more words

Cocoa

A ilusão de um desenvolvimento harmônico no campo

É preciso entender as raízes do conflito

Para quem estuda o desenvolvimento econômico sempre nos focamos nos ganhos de uma política sem sempre considerar os efeitos negativos que são produzidos.   1,103 more words

Economics